'Dynasty' Star John Forsythe Dies at 92

Veteran actor John Forsythe, best known as patriarch Blake Carrington on the '80s nighttime soap drama "Dynasty," has died after a four-year battle with cancer.

John Forsythe

His family released this statement: "The family of John Forsythe sadly announces his passing on April 1, 2010. He was 92 years old and, thankfully, he died as he lived his life... with dignity and grace, after a years-long struggle with cancer."

Also famous for playing the voice of Charlie in the "Charlie's Angels" franchise, Forsythe had a full career, acting in both television and films such as "The Trouble with Harry" and "Scrooged."

He is survived by wife Nicole Carter, son Dall and daughters Page and Brooke.